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Championship timeline: Reliving the Toronto Raptors' road to the NBA title

Championship timeline: Reliving the Toronto Raptors' road to the NBA title

The Toronto Raptors captured their first NBA championship in franchise history on Thursday, finishing off the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the Finals.
Toronto Raptors point guard Fred VanVleet comes through in clutch

Toronto Raptors point guard Fred VanVleet comes through in clutch

OAKLAND, Calif. — A two-time NBA most valuable player was full of praise for an undrafted point guard at the conclusion of the NBA Finals. Leave it to Stephen Curry to sum up what Fred VanVleet means to the Toronto Raptors.
Fans delirious as Raptors best Warriors to win NBA championship

Fans delirious as Raptors best Warriors to win NBA championship

TORONTO — The Toronto Raptors, a team whose magical playoff run sparked civic pride and raucous enthusiasm across Canada, sent fans into fits of unbridled joy on Thursday as they beat the reigning champ Golden State Warriors in a see-saw thriller to
The injuries pile up, and the Warriors' reign ends

The injuries pile up, and the Warriors' reign ends

OAKLAND, Calif. — In the end, they were just battered and broken. And now, they're beaten. The Golden State Warriors are champions no more.
The latest from Game 6 of the NBA Finals

The latest from Game 6 of the NBA Finals

1:35 a.m. Celebrations continue in Toronto following the Raptors' historic win in the NBA Finals. While most of the festivities have been peaceful, two police cruisers parked on a downtown street were damaged by fans.

Scores and Schedule

Thursday's Games NBA Finals Toronto 114 Golden State 110 (Raptors win series 4-2) --- CFL Hamilton 23 Saskatchewan 17 --- Women's World Cup Australia 3 Brazil 2 China 1 South Africa 0 --- MLB American League Minnesota 10 Seattle 5 Toronto 12 Baltimor

Thursday's Games

Thursday's Games NBA Finals Toronto 114 Golden State 110 (Raptors win series 4-2) --- CFL Hamilton 23 Saskatchewan 17 --- Women's World Cup Australia 3 Brazil 2 China 1 South Africa 0 --- MLB American League Minnesota 10 Seattle 5 Toronto 12 Baltimor
King of the North: Kawhi Leonard wins Finals MVP

King of the North: Kawhi Leonard wins Finals MVP

OAKLAND, Calif. — Kawhi Leonard's first season with the Toronto Raptors started with his now-infamous laugh. It ended with him getting the last laugh. The best player on the league's newly crowned best team is an NBA Finals MVP for the second time.
Blue Jays belt 3 HRs, get 17 hits in 12-3 rout of Orioles

Blue Jays belt 3 HRs, get 17 hits in 12-3 rout of Orioles

BALTIMORE — For much of this season, Marcus Stroman has pitched for the Toronto Blue Jays without receiving adequate run support. His teammates made up for that shortcoming in a big way against the Baltimore Orioles. Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
Williams' TD return sparks Ticats to opening victory over Roughriders

Williams' TD return sparks Ticats to opening victory over Roughriders

HAMILTON — Frankie Williams delivered the spark the Hamilton Tiger-Cats desperately needed.